Life is disappointing, at times. Even being a Christian is, too, periodically. But why? Is it because of circumstances, expectations, both, or something else entirely?
10 The young lions suffer want and hunger; but those who seek the LORD lack no good thing. (Psalm 34:10. ESV.)Steve Fuller from the Desiring God website stated the following:
(By Steve Fuller. ©2014 Desiring God Foundation. Website: desiringGod.org. http://www.desiringgod.org/blog/posts/gods-promise-for-the-disappointed.)
27John answered, “A person cannot receive even one thing unless it is given him from heaven. (John 3:27. ESV.)
Missing the mark happens. But, I need to long for God most…above all else.
8Indeed, I count everything as loss because of the surpassing worth of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord. (Philippians 3:8. ESV.)